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MEN’S BASKETBALL | Freeman Personifies Hoyas’ Season in Return From Injury

MEN’S BASKETBALL | Freeman Personifies Hoyas’ Season in Return From Injury

For a moment at the end of the first half, Verizon Center held its collective breath. The one thing the Hoyas simply could not afford began to unfold, as senior guard Austin Freeman limped slowly on his injured right ankle off the floor, down the tunnel and into the locker room. But[Read More…]

by February 13, 2011 0 comments Sports
TRACK & FIELD | Select Few on Road at Indiana, Washington

TRACK & FIELD | Select Few on Road at Indiana, Washington

After a busy weekend at the Giegengack Invitational at Yale University and the New Balance Invitational at the Armory in New York last week, most of Georgetown’s indoor track and field team can look forward to staying home on the Hilltop this week. However, for a select few Hoyas, this weekend will be[Read More…]

by February 11, 2011 0 comments Sports

SWIMMING & DIVING | Three Divers to Represent GU at Championships

Georgetown’s diving squad faces its toughest test yet as they take on their conference rivals at the Big East championship in Louisville, Ky., which begins today and runs through Sunday. Senior Caitlin Karniski, who achieved a top-16 finish at last year’s event, looks to lead the Hoyas back to the[Read More…]

by February 11, 2011 0 comments Sports
MEN’S BASKETBALL | Juiced: Hoyas Finally Win at Syracuse

MEN’S BASKETBALL | Juiced: Hoyas Finally Win at Syracuse

The climb continues. Since falling to 1-4 in the Big East, the Hoyas (19-5, 8-4 Big East) have won seven straight games, the latest a 64-56 victory over archrival Syracuse (20-5, 7-5 Big East) at the Carrier Dome — Georgetown’s first win on the road against the Orange since 2002[Read More…]

by February 11, 2011 0 comments Sports

WOMEN’S TENNIS | DePaul in Town For Lady Hoyas’ First Home Match

After emerging victorious in its second Big East conference match last Saturday, the Georgetown women’s tennis team (1-1 Big East) will play host to the DePaul Blue Demons today at the Army Navy Country Club in Arlington, Va. The Blue and Gray are coming off of an impressive 7-0 road[Read More…]

by February 11, 2011 0 comments Sports

WOMEN’S BASKETBALL | GU Tries for 7 in a Row

No. 16 Georgetown (20-5, 8-3 Big East) will attempt to extend its winning streak to seven this Sunday when it travels to Queens, N.Y., to take on St. John’s (16-7, 5-5 Big East). The Blue and Gray are as hot as any team in the Big East, having ripped off six[Read More…]

by February 11, 2011 0 comments Sports

WOMEN’S BASKETBALL | GU Pummels USF in Sixth Straight Win

Some superstars need to be talked out of a slump, while others will push themselves to improve. Georgetown’s Sugar Rodgers placed herself firmly in the latter category Tuesday night. The sophomore guard scored 17 of her 25 points in the first half to lead the No. 16 Lady Hoyas (20-5,[Read More…]

by February 11, 2011 0 comments Sports

Owners’ Greed Pushing League Toward Lockout

As the eyes of the entire nation were focused on Cowboys Stadium in Arlington, Texas, for Super Bowl XLV last Sunday, very few spectators realized that it could be the last professional football game of this calendar year. Much like the NHL in 2004-05, the NBA in 1998-99 and MLB[Read More…]

by February 11, 2011 0 comments Sports

Bottom Half of Big East Proves Overall Strength

We all know the Big East is the best basketball conference in America. But this season, it has outdone itself. When the Associated Press poll came out on Monday, six of the top 12 teams in the rankings were from the Big East, which is the first time any conference has[Read More…]

by February 11, 2011 0 comments Sports

WOMEN’S BASKETBALL | Coach Pledges, Lady Hoyas Follow Through

For No. 16 Georgetown (20-5, 8-3 Big East), a 67-38 domination of South Florida (10-14, 1-9 Big East) meant that the Hoyas had assumed sole possession of fourth place in the treacherous Big East. For Head Coach Terri Williams-Flournoy, the Blue and Gray’s performance meant that she would be leaving[Read More…]

by February 10, 2011 0 comments Sports